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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
416 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAZ048-049-063-064-074>076-051715-
/O.CON.KAKQ.WS.W.0003.150305T1100Z-150306T0500Z/
FLUVANNA-LOUISA-HANOVER-CAROLINE-ESSEX-WESTMORELAND-RICHMOND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOUISA...ASHLAND...TAPPAHANNOCK
416 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED: PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN VIRGINIA.

* HAZARDS: MIX OF SLEET AND SNOW LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATION: 3 TO 5 INCHES...ALONG WITH TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE.

* TEMPERATURES: IN THE MID 30S...DROPPING INTO THE MID 20S.

* WINDS: NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH...GUSTS TO 20 MPH.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL BEGIN TO MIX WITH SLEET THIS MORNING...THEN
  TRANSITION TO A SNOW/SLEET MIX AFTER 9 AM...BECOMING ALL SNOW
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS: ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED BY EARLY AFTERNOON
  THURSDAY. VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO AROUND A QUARTER-MILE AT TIMES
  THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...MAKING TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

MDZ021>025-051715-
/O.CON.KAKQ.WS.W.0003.150305T1100Z-150306T0500Z/
DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-INLAND WORCESTER-MARYLAND BEACHES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMBRIDGE...SALISBURY...CRISFIELD...
PRINCESS ANNE...SNOW HILL...OCEAN CITY
416 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED: LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE.

* HAZARDS: MIX OF SLEET AND SNOW...THEN SNOW LATE THURSDAY
  MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL MIX WITH SLEET BY EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. A
  TRANSITION TO A SNOW/SLEET MIX IS EXPECTED BY LATE MORNING
  THURSDAY...BECOMING ALL SNOW BY MID AFTERNOON THURSDAY THROUGH
  EARLY THURSDAY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS: SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 5 INCHES IS
  EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTHWEST PORTION OF THE LOWER MARYLAND
  EASTERN SHORE. THIS IS EXPECTED TO TAPER TO 2 TO 3 INCHES CLOSER
  TO THE ATLANTIC COAST WHERE MORE PRECIPITATION WILL FALL AS
  SLEET. TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE ARE POSSIBLE.

* TEMPERATURES: LOW 30S...DROPPING INTO THE MID 20S BY EARLY
  EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS: ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED BY MID TO LATE
  AFTERNOON. VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO AROUND A QUARTER-MILE AT
  TIMES THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...MAKING TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

VAZ065-066-079-087-088-092-093-051715-
/O.EXB.KAKQ.WW.Y.0008.150305T1800Z-150306T0500Z/
MECKLENBURG-LUNENBURG-BRUNSWICK-GREENSVILLE-SUSSEX-SOUTHAMPTON-
ISLE OF WIGHT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH HILL...LAWRENCEVILLE...EMPORIA...
WAKEFIELD...FRANKLIN
416 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

* HAZARDS: SNOW AND SLEET.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL MIX WITH SLEET EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...THEN
  TRANSITION TO A SNOW/SLEET MIX AROUND 3 PM...WITH A SNOW/SLEET
  MIX CONTINUING THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* ACCUMULATION: SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2
  INCHES...ALONG WITH A TRACE AMOUNT OF ICE.

* TEMPERATURES: MID 30S...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S BY EARLY
  THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTH 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS: ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW AND SLEET COVERED COVERED BY MID
  TO LATE AFTERNOON. VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO AROUND A ONE HALF
  MILE AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...MAKING TRAVEL
  DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

NCZ012>017-030>032-102-VAZ095>098-051715-
/O.EXB.KAKQ.WW.Y.0008.150305T2100Z-150306T0800Z/
NORTHAMPTON NC-HERTFORD-GATES-PASQUOTANK-CAMDEN-INLAND CURRITUCK-
BERTIE-CHOWAN-PERQUIMANS-OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-
SUFFOLK-CHESAPEAKE-VIRGINIA BEACH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARGARETTSVILLE...AHOSKIE...
ELIZABETH CITY...EDENTON...COROLLA
416 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM EST FRIDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA AND NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARDS: SLEET AND SNOW.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL MIX WITH SLEET LATER THIS AFTERNOON. A
  TRANSITION TO SLEET IS EXPECTED EARLY THIS EVENING...WITH SNOW
  MIXING WITH SLEET AS PRECIPITATION ENDS LATER THIS EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS: SLEET ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. ACCUMULATION OF
  1 TO 2 INCHES WHERE MORE SNOW MIXES WITH SLEET. TRACE AMOUNTS
  OF ICE ARE POSSIBLE.

* TEMPERATURES: MID 30S...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S BY EARLY
  THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTH 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS: ROADS WILL BECOME SLEET COVERED BY EARLY EVENING.
  VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO AROUND ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES THIS
  EVENING...MAKING TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

VAZ060>062-067>073-077-078-083-085-099-051715-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.WW.Y.0008.150305T1500Z-150306T0500Z/
PRINCE EDWARD-CUMBERLAND-GOOCHLAND-NOTTOWAY-AMELIA-POWHATAN-
CHESTERFIELD-HENRICO-KING WILLIAM-KING AND QUEEN-NORTHUMBERLAND-
LANCASTER-NEW KENT-MIDDLESEX-ACCOMACK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FARMVILLE...GOOCHLAND...CREWE...
COLONIAL HEIGHTS...RICHMOND...CHINCOTEAGUE...WALLOPS ISLAND...
MELFA
416 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS
MORNING TO MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED: CENTRAL AND EASTERN VIRGINIA.

* HAZARDS: SNOW AND SLEET.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL MIX WITH SLEET BY LATE THIS MORNING. A
  TRANSITION TO A SNOW/SLEET MIX IS EXPECTED EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
  PRECIPITATION CHANGES TO ALL SNOW BY MID AFTERNOON THURSDAY
  THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS: SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3
  INCHES...ALONG WITH TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE.

* TEMPERATURES: MID 30S...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S BY EARLY
  THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS: ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW AND SLEET COVERED BY MID TO LATE
  AFTERNOON THURSDAY. VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO AROUND A QUARTER-
  MILE AT TIMES THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...MAKING
  TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

VAZ080>082-084-086-089>091-094-100-051715-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.WW.Y.0008.150305T1800Z-150306T0500Z/
DINWIDDIE-PRINCE GEORGE-CHARLES CITY-GLOUCESTER-MATHEWS-SURRY-
JAMES CITY-YORK-NEWPORT NEWS/HAMPTON-NORTHAMPTON VA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PETERSBURG...HOPEWELL...WILLIAMSBURG...
POQUOSON...NEWPORT NEWS...HAMPTON...EASTVILLE
416 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA INCLUDING THE TRI-CITIES AND
  THE PENINSULA.

* HAZARDS: SNOW AND SLEET.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL MIX WITH SLEET BY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. A
  TRANSITION TO A SNOW/SLEET MIX IS EXPECTED BY MID AFTERNOON.
  PRECIPITATION ENDS AS ALL EARLY THURSDAY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS: SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2 INCHES.
  TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE ARE POSSIBLE.

* TEMPERATURES: MID 30S...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S BY EARLY
  THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTH 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS: ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW AND SLEET COVERED BY MID TO LATE
  AFTERNOON THURSDAY. VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO AROUND A QUARTER-
  MILE AT TIMES THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...MAKING
  TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$






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